Area 9 Events
To have your event or concert listed on the Area’s website, please visit area9.handbellmusicians.org today.
December 2017 Ringing News
Time to Write My “Christmas Letter"
As December rolls around, I find myself in the midst of concerts, worship services, and events celebrating the season. I also find myself frantically trying to write that yearly “Christmas Letter” to send to friends and family. This year, I am also taking time to reflect about Area 9, as the current Board.... What have we done thus far; and what is still to come? READ MORE
Ready to Get Involved?
Your Area 9 board has been hard at work planning and offering events and opportunities for ringing throughout Oklahoma and Texas, but we need YOUR help too! Are you ready to step forward? READ MORE
Notice of Resignation
Area 9 Board has regretfully accepted the resignation of the Wilson Van Tine, board chair, effective immediately. Wilson has served on the board for the past 11 years in many positions, both elected and appointed. He has given much to Area 9, to Handbell Musicians of America nationally, and to the art form of handbell ringing in general. READ MORE
Featured Education Tool
Do you have youth who want to ring handbells? Do you want to attract youth to your handbell program? Let Karen Thompson take you through the steps of creating and building a youth handbell program, specifically in the middle school and high school age ranges. READ MORE
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Spring Ring 2018
Registration Now Open!